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As Broward County's official public/private partnership for economic development, the Alliance welcomes the opportunity to work with you and help you learn about all Greater Fort Lauderdale has to offer your business. 

Broward County/Greater Fort Lauderdale - a metro area of 31 municipalities and approximately 1.9 million people - fosters and promotes business attraction, recruitment, retention, expansion and new capital investment.

Why Greater Fort Lauderdale?  Here are just a few reasons:

Florida has no personal income tax and was ranked as the 5th best state business tax climate in The Tax Foundation's 2014 State Business Tax Climate Index. 

The Greater Fort Lauderdale/South Florida area saw the second largest over-the-year percentage increase in metropolitan employment in the nation from 2013 to 2014.

Florida ranks as number 2 best state in which to do business according to Chief Executive Magazine.

Broward County (Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach MSA) has been ranked one of the hottest start-up hubs in America by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.

Florida has been named the No. 1 state in America for innovation by Fast Company magazine. 

The South Florida MSA (Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach) has been ranked as one of seven American Dream Communities where residents believe that they are working for and achieving a better life for their families and future generations.

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